Food + Drink

Skip the Buffet Line in Favor of a Family-Style Reception

Two Seattle chefs show you how to create a friendly, family-style wedding meal.

09/06/2018 By Jackie Varriano Photography by Charity Burggraaf Styled by Bridal Bliss

Decor and Design

Auspicious Dinner Plans

04/04/2018 Photography by Charity Burggraaf Styled by Willow & Ivy Events With Jackie Varriano

Food and Drink

Eats & Drinks for Brunch, Cocktail Hour & Late-Night Receptions

Find flawless Seattle food and drink ideas for your morning, evening, or late-night wedding reception based on your happiness hour.

08/01/2017 With Jackie Varriano Styled by Elizabeth Lockhart Design Photography by Charity Burggraaf


Reception Style: 3 Stylish Tableaus at The Colony in St. Johns

Three stylish and unique tableaus by local wedding planners at The Colony in St. Johns prove any time's a good time to celebrate.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton Styled by Julia Platt-Hepworth Photography by Wendi Nordeck

Food & Drink

Love at First Bite: 3 Local Couples Dish on Their Wedding Day Menus

We get the scoop on everything from their eats to their drinks to their big-day vibes, plus their advice for other couples.

07/31/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Food and Drink

Raise a Glass: It's Rosé (All) Day!

In celebration of pink wine, we're clinking glasses with Melinda Kearney and Michèle Lorenza Ouellet, the mother-daughter duo behind Lorenza Rosé.

06/10/2017 With Tessa Woolf

Food & Drink

Rosé Day?! We’ll Drink to That!

5 local pink-wine favorites for your big day (and beyond), from sparkling pink wine in a can to a Willamette Valley "orange" wine.

06/08/2017 With Tracy Howard Garton

Food and Drink

Sparkling Soiree: Signature Cocktails & Cocktail Party Jewelry

Bespoke herbal cocktails that walk the line between strong and soft meet statement making jewelry pieces—the perfect combination for your rehearsal dinner.

03/03/2017 With Jackie Varriano Photography by Steve Hansen

Food & Drink

Valentine’s Day Dining Guide

Here's where to take that lucky bride or groom in your life to celebrate Valentine's Day, from cocktail classes to fine dining to take-home desserts.

02/10/2017 With Elise Herron

Food and Drink

Ring In the New Year With This Festive Champagne Cocktail

This sparkling beverage features a celebratory twist thanks to edible gold foil—perfect for signature wedding cocktails, too!

12/30/2016 With Tessa Woolf

Reception Style

Ring In the New Year With This Festive Champagne Cocktail

Mint & Mirth adds a Portland twist to this classic bubbly beverage. Perfect for ringing in the New Year or served as a signature wedding cocktail, too!

12/30/2016 With Anna Sachse Photography by Stuart Mullenberg

Cakes and Desserts

New! Cafe Trophy Bakery & Champagne Bar

08/29/2016 With Rosin Saez

Food and Drink

On a Roll: 3 New Food Trucks for Seattle Weddings

Seattle's diverse food truck scene just keeps on growing and a bunch of new meals-on-wheels have sprung up around the city ready to satisfy your cravings.

08/22/2016 With Grace Qian

Food & Drink

At Your Service

07/22/2016 With Anna Sachse Styled by Karyn Fiebich Photography by Stuart Mullenberg

Food & Drink

Mocktails: Hot Tips for Teetotalers

Inviting guests to your wedding who choose to abstain? Take a cue from the following local sips when selecting signature "mocktails" for your celebration.

05/19/2016 With Karen Brooks